By Kevin Korber of Village Confidential As part of City Hall’s efforts to make New York a cleaner, healthier city, you may have noticed the many, many bike lanes that our fair city now features. Since their installation, the bike lanes have been a source of contention and controversy. Motorists ...
By Mike Akerly of Village Confidential On Friday, May 6th at 10am volunteers will be participating in a graffiti cleanup of buildings located on Bedford Street, Downing Street, and Sixth Avenue in the West Village.  Twenty-eight buildings have been identified as requiring attention after recent ...
By Mike Akerly of Village Confidential We all knew that kids growing up in the West Village have certain advantages, but even many adults would be envious of the perks involved with being a member of Foodies at 41.  Members get to hang out in the kitchen at Per Se with Thomas Keller, make ice cr...
By Donna Dazzo of Village Confidential Most home sellers make the mistake of believing that buyers "can see past" the flaws in their home.  Well, it's simply not true.  Only 10% of prospective buyers can visualize the potential of your home.   Do you know the Top 10 Mistakes home sellers make ab...
By Mike Akerly of Village Confidential According to their Facebook page, Two Boots is celebrating The Dude Praise Day on 4/20.  Stop by Two Boots today between 4 and 6pm and get a free slice of The Dude which is their own cajun bacon cheeseburger pie with tasso, ground beef, cheddar and mozzarel...
Village Confidential Set to open this week is Monument Lane, a new restaurant on Greenwich Avenue in the building that formerly housed the Day-O Caribbean diner. The restaurant bills itself as a “rustic neighborhood tavern,” and it looks the part, with décor that includes reused antique doors as...
By Mike Akerly, Esq. of Village Confidential Two new townhouse listings have hit the market on Jones Street in Greenwich Village, and they happen to be right next door to each other.  18 Jones and 20 Jones St. are being marketed together for a combined price tag of $16,500,000 which would buy yo...
By Mike Akerly, Esq. of Village Confidential Trulia has released a new tool that allows consumers to check a number of interesting data points in any zip code they are interested in.  The tool displays the average listing price, the average number of days listings were on the market before a pri...
By Kevin Korber of Village Confidential Village Jazz Events: April 15-17 -The Blue Note will be hosting The Jazz Crusaders all weekend. The three-piece featuring Wayne Henderson (trombone), Wilton Felder (tenor saxophone/bass) and Joe Sample (piano) formed in 1961, but achieved greater success a...
By Mike Akerly, Esq. of Village Confidential According to the Observer, the massive, 45,000 square foot former space of the ESPN Zone in Times Square has been put on the market by the Durst Organization, who has been quietly showing it to prospective tenants since January.  Retail rents in the a...

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